Senior Summer Trips - Cancelled

To Maine and Connecticut


2/26/2020

Both Summer Trips have been Cancelled.

This summer, the Cambridge Council on Aging invites Cambridge seniors to join day trips to Portland, Maine and the Connecticut River Valley! To sign up for the trips, visit the Citywide Senior Center (806 Massachusetts Ave.) or the North Cambridge Senior Center (2050 Massachusetts Ave.). Spots are limited; registration will be first come, first-served and tickets are non-refundable.

Majestic Maine Cruise: Portland, Casco Bay, and the Maine Seacoast
Date:
Thursday, July 16, 2020
Departure Time: 6:45 a.m. from North Cambridge Senior Center
                            7:00 a.m. from Citywide Senior Center
Return Time: 6:30 p.m. (approx.) drop off at Senior Centers
Trip Cost: $99.00 per person

Trip Details: Take a ride to Portland and enjoy the beauty of Downeast Maine! Schedule includes:

  • Luxury Travel on the Silver Fox Coach
  • A 2-hour, narrated ferry cruise through Casco Bay, including views of area islands and the beautiful Maine Coast
  • A stop at Bailey Island to enjoy a delicious luncheon at Cook’s Lobster House (see menu on flyer below), overlooking Casco Bay and the Cribstone Bridge
  • A visit to Freeport, Maine for shopping at the local outlets and the flagship L.L. Bean store
  • Travel back to Cambridge on the Silver Fox Coach

Click here to view the Majestic Maine Cruise Flyer


Essex Valley Steam Train and Connecticut Riverboat Cruise
Date:
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Departure
Time: 8:15 a.m. from North Cambridge Senior Center
                            8:30 a.m. from Citywide Senior Center
Return Time: 6:00 p.m. (approx.) drop off at Senior Centers
Trip Cost: $99.00 per person

Trip Details: Enjoy a day trip featuring fine cuisine, an authentic Steam Engine Train ride, and a Riverboat Cruise along the Connecticut River! The trip schedule will include:

  • Luxury Travel on the Silver Fox Coach
  • Luncheon at Go Fish Restaurant in Mystic, CT with your choice of Fresh Baked Scrod of Stuffed Chicken Breast served with salad, potato, coffee and deserve.
  • Scenic Steam Engine Train ride in Essex, CT, with beautiful views of the Connecticut River Valley, connecting you to the Riverboat crew and vessel
  • A relaxing, 1-hour, narrated Riverboat Tour along the Connecticut River, ending back at the Steam Engine, which will transport you back to Essex to board your motor coach

Click here to view the Essex Valley Steam Train and Connecticut Riverboat Cruise Flyer 
If you have questions about the day trips, contact the Cambridge Senior Center at (617) 349-6060 or (617) 349-6320.